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Joss Cafe & Sushi Bar

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195 Main Street, Annapolis, MD 21401-2006
+1 410-263-4688
Mon 3:00 am - 10:00 am
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Annapolis, Maryland
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have moved an hour away from Annapolis and yet I still travel back for delicious food provided by Joss Sushi. It was always amazing! On occasion, there has been miscommunication between me and the server that I receive the wrong food but now I just point to it on the menu to avoid butchering the pronunciation and getting the... More 

Thank ThatGrayGirl
Annapolis, Maryland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is Japanese and as you enter...you feel it as the staff says...Irrashai...meaning welcome in Japanese. The food is off the hook. Fresh, efficiently prepared, and delivered to your table with a smile. The head of the prep crew is Peng.....and he works on the left side of the sushi bar...my preferred seat. I take my elderly father and... More 

Thank Splitap
Uithoorn, The Netherlands
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140 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

I love Japanese food. Period. Joss has that. Great, beautiful, tasty Japanese food. The twist is that there are american waitresses asking you this-that-and-the-other and wishing you the eternal 'nice day' ... But .... the Food, Is, Great.

Thank Rob_Zelf
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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408 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

Probably Annapolis' most popular Sushi restaurant. It is right on Main Street up closer towards Church circle. Good huge sushi menu but also salads, I got the Terriyaki Chicken Entree, salad, and. Cucumber roll. They don't have Miller lite, they did have Bud Light and Mich Lite but where out of it. U can sit at the Sushi making bar... More 

Thank riva9129
Annapolis, Maryland
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74 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Another story that starts with a good server followed by a so-so appetizer then killed by the entree. The dumplings were the only thing that wasn't bad. Not great. Barely good. But at least edible. The spring rolls were smothered in some type of mayonnaise-based sauce. When you think asian, you always think Miracle Whip, right? It was the only... More 

1 Thank Scott G
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

I've been here zillions of times. I went with a colleague from out of town and ordered to take out. An hour later, they lied and said it was a little longer. Another ½ an hour...they said, almost ready..they then admitted they'd lost the order. No apology at all. Rude. I was astonished and terribly embarrassed. I hesitated to write... More 

1 Thank Adam R
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

In the good ol' days the place was quaint and had a lot of charm. We miss the pics of all the patrons posted on the walls, including several of our own. We don't miss the requirement to squeeze your way through the place because it was so small, but it was part of the charm. We used to frequent... More 

Thank sarahwW5446XL
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Finally made it to this quaint sushi place in downtown Annapolis. Great sushi and atmosphere. Our waiter suggested the tuna belly special which was OUT OF THIS WORLD and worth the $21 price tag. Other rolls were great as well, with melt in your mouth salmon included. Had a lovely time sitting at the sushi bar!

Thank Jaclyn D
North Webster, Indiana
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

Great place to grab a roll or several! Very roomy interior. Staff was great and service was as well. Menu was very diverse. We had a couple of rolls and were sated.

Thank travism163
Annapolis, Maryland
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

Located in charming downtown Annapolis, Joss is a lovely restaurant that offers excellent Japanese/Asian food. The service is attentive.

Thank Laura B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
3:00 am - 10:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Main Street, Annapolis, MD 21401-2006
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Annapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 410-263-4688

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?